-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the Sinking of Hood, 24th May 1941

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
John Charles Smith

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Date of birth: 19th July 1914
Place of birth: Islington, London, England
Parents: Charles and Florence Smith
Wife: Frances Smith
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service Number: P/JX 223991
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

John was born on 19th July 1914 in Islington, London to Charles and Florence Smith. He was the husband of Frances Smith, of Harpenden, Hertfordshire. He was 26 years old at the time of his loss.




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Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England


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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England


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Sources
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)